San Nicolas (Pangasinan) Tourist Spots, History, Festival

San Nicolas is a class inland municipality of Pangasinan Province in the Ilocos Region or Region 1, Philippines.

San Nicolas Municipal Hall
San Nicolas Municipal Hall (Photo Credit: Carlota Fer Las)

Profile of San Nicolas Municipality (Geography)
Location –> Eastern part of Pangasinan Province in northwestern Luzon Island (See map below)
Neighboring Towns –> Itogon in Benguet Province (north), Santa Fe in Nueva Vizcaya (east), Natividad and Tayug (south), San Manuel (west)
Area –> 210.20 km2 (81.16 sq mi)
Population –> 35,574 (2015 Census)
Revenue (2016) –> 120,482,854.87
Barangays –> 33
Terrain –> Mountainous with lowland
Industries –> Agriculture, Trading, Tourism
Major Products –> Rice, Corn, Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Ilocano, Pangasinense, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 6th
Government Officials
Congressman –> Tyrone Agabas
Mayor –> Alicia Primicias
Vice Mayor –> Alvin O. Bravo

History of San Nicolas

The town of San Nicolas was founded in 1610.

Economy of San Nicolas

San Nicolas is an agricultural town where rice and corn are the major products.

Tourist Spots in San Nicolas

Agpay Falls
Lipit Falls
Pinsal Falls 1, 2 and 3
Mambolo Falls
Baracbac Falls
Saint Nicolas de Tolentino Parish Church

Festivals in San Nicolas

Festival of Lights

Map of San Nicolas Municipality in Pangasinan

See also: Profile of Mayor Alicia Primicias, Governor Amado Espino III

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